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Barrett's 3Q08 net revenue drop 6.6%

October 29, 2008

Staffing and professional employer services firm Barrett Business Services, Inc. (NASD: BBSI) reported today net income of $650,000 for the third quarter ended Sept. 30, a decline of $5.6 million or 89.7% from net income of $6.3 million for the third quarter of 2007.   Net revenues for the thir...


Simply Hired launches international Web sites

October 29, 2008

On Oct. 28, job search engine Simply Hired launched international job search websites for Canada (www.SimplyHired.ca), the United Kingdom (www.SimplyHired.co.uk), Australia (www.simplyhired.com.au/) and India (www.SimplyHired.co.in). The sites will include over 1.5 million job listings aggregat...


Analysts International plunges 33% in 3Q08

October 29, 2008

Information technology staffing and services firm Analysts International Corp. (NASD: ANLY) generated revenue of $62.6 million for the third quarter of 2008, down 33% from $93.5 million for the third quarter of 2007. The company reported a net loss of $0.5 million for the quarter compared to a...


Kforce 3Q08 revenue down 1.7%

October 29, 2008

Kforce Inc. (NASD: KFRC) reported revenue of $250.9 million for the quarter ended Sept. 30, a decrease of 1.7% from the same quarter a year ago. Net income for the quarter was $7.9 million, down 28.1% from $11.0 million for the same quarter in 2007.  Revenue from flex staffing was $235.4 milli...


CWS Summit begins in New York City

October 28, 2008

Staffing Industry Analysts' Contingent Workforce Strategies Summit  commenced today in Brooklyn, NY. The Contingent Workforce Strategies Summit is the only conference designed especially for corporate managers of contingent workforce programs. The program was kicked off by Chief Research Analys...


Consumer confidence at an all-time low

October 28, 2008

The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index, which had improved moderately in September, fell to an all-time low in October. The Index now stands at 38.0 (1985=100), down from 61.4 in September.   The Consumer Confidence Survey is a monthly survey based on a representative sample of 5,000 U....


Heidrick 3Q08 revenue down 2.8%

October 28, 2008

Economic woes softened the third quarter results of executive search firm Heidrick & Struggles International Inc. (NASD: HSII) with executive searches down 4% compared to the same quarter in 2007. The company reported consolidated net revenue of $158.3 million for the quarter ended Sept. 30, do...


USG People post 5% increase in 3Q08

October 28, 2008

Amsterdam-based USG People reported revenue of euro1,069 million in the quarter ended Sept. 30, up 5% compared to the same period of last year mainly due to a German acquisition earlier this year. On an organic basis, results were down 1%. The company reported deteriorating conditions for staff...


Research from Staffing Industry Analysts

October 27, 2008

 INSIGHT— Staffing buyer survey: contingent workforce decision-making & program sophistication *Most "best in class" contingent management programs managed by MSP *Spending more time on contingent management no guarantee of success *CW management increasingly becoming a profession For the ful...


Care Communication staffing revenue rises

October 27, 2008

Care Communications Inc., a Chicago-based healthcare information management firm, said its healthcare information staffing revenue rose 19.7% in the year to date through the third quarter compared with the same period in the previous year. Care Communications' total revenue rose 26% year over y...